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Focus on Technology
2:00 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

New UD lab proves this is not your grandfather's radar

The equipment at the University of Dayton's new Mumma Radar Laboratory was all custom built.
Ann Thompson WVXU

The University of Dayton's new Mumma Radar Laboratory opened, not with bangs, but with lots of blips.

The state-of-the-art facility, in Kettering Laboratories, contains perhaps the most precise radars in the world, accurate to 1/10th of a micron or within a fraction of a human hair. They also don't take a lot of power. Lab Director Dr. Michael Wicks says they only need the power equivalent to 1/100th of a Christmas tree bulb.

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Cincinnati Edition
4:00 am
Wed June 18, 2014

The ongoing efforts to stop elder abuse

  It can be physical, verbal, emotional, financial or a matter of neglect, but elder abuse is a growing problem in the U.S. Some studies indicate that 1 in 10 seniors have suffered some form of abuse at least once. Representatives of elder abuse prevention shelters from seven states met last week in Mason for a symposium to strengthen the network of shelters that protect victims of elder abuse. The nine existing shelters in the U.S. have come together to form the SPRiNG Alliance.

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Cincinnati Edition
4:00 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Talking about starting a small business in Greater Cincinnati

  The entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well in Greater Cincinnati. Our region's economic climate and support networks are becoming more favorable each year to those looking to take the chance and start their own business. But it's still a risky proposition, and no one should start a company without doing their homework.

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Cincinnati Edition
4:00 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Schizophrenia and cognitive enhancement therapy

  Schizophrenia is a chronic, severe and disabling brain disorder which can cause agitation, hallucinations, and delusions. Because we still don't know what causes schizophrenia, antipsychotic medications and psychological treatments are used to eliminate the symptoms of the disease. Dr. Tracey Skale, chief medical officer for the Greater Cincinnati Behavioral Health Services; Dr.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Mon June 16, 2014

What it means to be a good father

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